Daniel H. Dichter, MD

Daniel H. Dichter, MD

  • Palliative Medicine
Average rating: 5.0
| 82 ratings
Westlake Village Cancer Care | 1250 La Venta Drive, Suite 101A, Westlake Village, CA 91361


Dr. Daniel Dichter is a palliative care physician in Westlake Village. He provides specialized medical care to patients with serious illnesses with the goal of improving their quality of life. Services include complex symptom and pain management associated with serious illness, emotional and spiritual support, and assistance with end-of-life planning and addressing goals of care.

Prior to joining UCLA Dr. Dichter was the director of palliative care at The Angeles Clinic and Research Institute within the Cedars-Sinai Health System. During his time there he grew his practice by building relationships with the referring oncologists and working collaboratively to provide multidisciplinary care for patients with serious illness and complex medical problems.

Dr. Dichter is committed to working closely with other members of the healthcare community including primary care physicians, specialists, and the multidisciplinary providers within the Simms-Mann Center to ensure his patients receive the best possible care. 




Medical Board Certifications

Hospice and Palliative Medicine, American Board of Internal Medicine, 2020
Internal Medicine, American Board of Internal Medicine, 2018


Hospice and Palliative Medicine, Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, 2018


Internal Medicine, Coney Island Hospital, 2017


MD, St. George's University School of Medicine/Grenada, 2014


UCLA Health Ventura Cancer Care

Hospital Affiliations

Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center

UCLA Santa Monica Medical Center


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